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O'Brien Street,
Co. Tipperary,
Phone: 062 52437
Fax: 062 33566
Email: Click Here

Opening Hours:

Mon - Thurs 9:30am-4:30pm 

Friday 9:30am - 2:00pm


::  S e r v i c e s   ::         



MooreHaven Centre's main services are as follows:



::Rehabilitative Training Programme


::Sheltered Occupational Services


::Job Centre


::Residential Service

MooreHaven Service users

:: Rehabilitative  Training  Programme ::

The Rehabilitative Training Programme is a 2.5 year programme with desired outcomes as follows:

:: Health and Social Gain

:: Further Training

:: Open / Supported / Sheltered Employment.

Horticulture Tunnel

Service users  on the RT Programme pursue modules of learning in:


:: Horticulture, 

:: Woodwork,

:: Work Skills, 

:: Information Technology.

Over the period of the course, service users gain in knowledge, acquiring the required lifeskills to live independently and, where appropriate, to enter the workforce. 

The programme is client led whereby service users can customise their courses based on their talents and preferences. 

Core modules are delivered in Lifeskills and Information Technology. Service users are required to spend a minimum of six months pursuing horticulture and woodwork modules.

Modules of learning are delivered according to Oxford and Cambridge (OCR) and FETAC standards of design and delivery.

OCR and FETAC certificates of achievement are awarded to the service users at the annual awards ceremony.

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:: Sheltered   Occupational   Services 
The MooreHaven Centre provides training, sheltered work and activation at foundation level for our service users. 

Training and services are delivered using a person centred approach with certification provided by FETAC (Further Education and Training Awards Council) and OCR (Oxford, Cambridge and Royal Society of Arts).

The programmes are designed to provide basic skills, knowledge and attitudes needed to promote independence and integration.

Modular Training is offered in accordance with our Training Programme Specification in:

::Personal Development

::Independent Living Skills

::Computer Applications

::Communication Skills

::Work Skills

Service users can choose from a variety of OCR and FETAC modules including:

::FETAC Food and Cookery

::FETAC Child Development and Play

::FETAC Caring for Children

::OCR Media Studies
Plus a number of in-house activities including: hand made cards for every occasion

::Hand-made Cards (for all occasions ).

 ::Jewellery Making






::Relaxation and Massage

::Dance and Movement

Garden Centre

The Garden Centre, which is open to the public produces a wide range of high quality bedding plants, shrubs, etc for sale.



Garden Centre



Our woodwork department produces high quality garden products for sale in the garden centre.


one of our wide range of woodwork products



The sewing department produces high quality items such as curtains, duvet covers, beanbags,  cushions, flags, bunting and much much more.   We also have an embroidery machine where we can personalise any material for that perfect gift e.g. towels, cushions.

personalised sample cushion



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:: Job Centre ::

The MooreHaven Centre has a Job Coach who is in charge of the Job Centre.

The role of the Job Centre is to provide opportunities to the service users to access:

Paid Employment

Supported Employment

Work Experience

with ongoing support, which allows the individual the opportunity for:

greater integration into the community in which they live,

greater financial independence and

the opportunity for individual personal growth.


The MooreHaven Job Coach supports the on-going employment relationship between both parties. i.e. Employer and service-user


For further information:


Tim Carey, 

Job Coach

062 52437


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:: Residential Service ::

The MooreHaven Centre has four community houses available to their service users.

All of the houses are in Tipperary Town.

A respite service is also available.


For further information contact:

Kathleen Morrissey

062 52437

e-mail: kathleen@moorehaven.ie

one of our 4 residents homes - Tudor Court

"Hollies" residential home

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